When a family has reached a consensus that a long-term care facility may be the best placement for an aging loved one, they are placing complete trust and faith into the staff who oversee the care of residents. When it is later revealed that the same trusted professionals have colluded to hide nursing home abuse, the news is terribly disturbing. While the home in question is not located in New York, thousands of families do have loved ones in these types of facilities.
Some days it seems as if there is a construction site around almost every corner in New York. New buildings are going up, older buildings are being torn down and roadways are being repaired. All of this construction adds to the local economy by improving the area and providing employment for the men and women working at these construction sites. This construction, however, also brings with it the opportunity for a construction site accident.
Fast cars, nighttime and high speed are a dangerous combination when a young driver is at the wheel. However, that was the scenario that has now led to a conviction for one teen driver after a car accident claimed the lives of his four passengers. The New York jury, however, was unable to reach a consensus on several of the charges that he was facing.
One man is dead and three other people are injured following a serious crash in Saratoga County on the evening of May 31, according to the authorities. The New York State Police have not filed charges in association with the car accident that killed the man, who appeared to have been responsible for the crash. The three injured parties are listed as in stable condition at the time of this report.